05 d / 04 d Exploring the Kutai national Park & the Dayak people in east kalimantan - Borneo
05 Days / 04 Nights: Discover the Wildlife of Kalimantan / Borneo and the Dayak Tribe
This is an adventure tour for those who like to search for indigenous Culture of the Dayak in the deep dense jungle with it's exotic flora and fauna. This is a full board Tour Package..
*This trip can be combined with Bali, Lore Lindu National Park, Toraja Highland, Komodo Island or Jogyakarta **Required 2 - 12 Participants
DAY 01: BALIKPAPAN - SAMARINDA - MAHAKAM
Upon arrival at Balikpapan airport, meeting service and transfer to Loa Janan, to board houseboat for exciting adventure on Mahakam river. Meals provided and overnight on houseboat.
DAY 02: MUARA MUNTAI - MANCONG - TANJUNG ISUY - MUARA PAHU
Short sight seeing at Muara Muntai Wooden village, then crossing Jempang Lake by motor canoe to Mancong. During the cruise you could see Rain forest and wildlife at Ohong creek like monkey’s and birds, Upon arrival at Mancong, welcomed with a traditional ceremony by the Dayaq Benuaq, one of the Oldest Dayak Longhouse of East Kalimantan can be found here, Late afternoon by motor canoe to Tanjung Isuy for sightseeing and continue to Houseboat for dinner and overnight. Houseboat will cruise up to Muara Pahu.
DAY 03: MUARA PAHU - KEDANG PAHU RIVER - MOUNT BAYAN - TERBISAK - DOWNSTREAM
Arrive at Muara Pahu, continue cruise upstream the Kedang Pahu River by canoe for more then one hour by canoe to Mount Bayan to visit Terbisak village, known of its Longhouse of the Benauq Dayak tribe which is still habituated by about 100 Dayak people living in their community house, by traditions of dry rise fielding and hunting, continue downstream by canoe along the river bank, you will dicover the exotic nature and wildlife as otters, leaf monkeys, endangered roboscis monkeys and birds. Continue to the delta of the Belowan river as a black water peat swamp forest land, with opportunities to spot the fresh water dolphins in the colliding stream of the Kedang Pahu and the Bolowan River. Afternoon, return to houseboat for return downstream to Tenggarong.
DAY 04: TENGGARONG - SANGATTA - KUTAI NATIONAL PARK
In the morning depart downstream by houseboat to Tenggarong. Arrive at Tenggarong, continue visiting the former palace of Sultan Kutai Kertanegara, there you will see the Sultan's impressive collection of heirlooms, ceramics, Dayak's art and culture items. continue by car to Sangatta village, continue cruising up Sangatta River by motorcanoe into the jungle of Kutai National Park. On arrival at Orangutan Research station, drop our stuff and direct start a jungle trek into the forest, looking for wild life and Orang Utans, which are completely wild. Lunch on the way, Dinner and overnight at Prefab Research station.
DAY 05: KUTAI NATIONAL PARK - RETURN TO BALIKPAPAN
Early morning another forest trek at Kutai National Park searching for wild life and orangutans, experiencing the beauty of the flora & fauna of the Rainforest. Proceed 7 hours by car to Balikpapan airport for your next destination.
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